Eventbrite sued over COVID-19 refunds, accusers saying they’re not taking responsibility

Eventbrite are the latest ticket-sellers to be hit with a lawsuit following the fallout of COVID-19 event cancellations. Refunds for live events and gigs have been a source of immense frustration for venues, vendors, and…

Live Nation and Ticketmaster face a lawsuit for ‘monopoly’ over the live events industry

Ticketmaster are once again in bad press and with Live Nation in tow they’re looking at a class-action lawsuit. Citing the fact that Ticketmaster’s market share exceeds “70% of primary ticketing services for major concert…

Ticketmaster listens to disgruntled fans, allows refunds on postponed shows

Ticketmaster have reversed on their policy regarding COVID cancellations after meeting the ire of hundreds-of-thousands of customers. The live events industry has been hit hard by the current situation, with all concerts, shows, and performances…

StubHub refuse to refund tickets resulting in a lawsuit

Refusing to refund tickets for the hundreds of events that are now cancelled has left buyers furious at StubHub. Many of the years events have been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak from gigs to…

Google’s brand new live music platform for artists helps them track and plan concerts

Millions of people come to Google for details and tickets for live concerts and they’re using all that data to help artists and labels out with DEMAND. DEMAND is a new data analytics platform from…

Viagogo ticketing company has been blocked by Google for advertising

Google are making a stand against ticket touting with the suspension of Viagogo as an advertising partner. Ticket touting has become a serious problem with ticketing companies online. Viagogo are often at the centre of…

Promote gigs on Pandora with Ticketmaster now on the music service

Find the latest gigs from favourite artists and music you’ve just discovered with Ticketmaster concerts now on Pandora as you stream. Pandora want to make sure that music fans never miss out on gigs that…

Ticketmaster purchase Australia’s Moshtix

Ticketmaster have expanded their grip on ticket sales around the world with the purchase of one of Australia’s biggest ticketers. Australian ticketing firm Moshtix is now owned by Live Nation and their subsidiary, ticketing giants…

ViaGogo will be forced to revealed identities of ticket touts

The world’s most popular resale site for gig and event tickets will soon be forced to reveal the identities behind those pesky touts ripping you off for tickets. Ticket touts have been a scourge of…

Ticketmaster are secretly scalping their own tickets

Notoriously dodgy ticket sellers Ticketmaster have just been unearthed with their own ticket scalping racket ripping of concert-goers. An undercover investigation undertaken by CBC News and the Toronto Star has discovered some shady practices going…